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Orange fish in an aquarium

The ultimate guide to aquarium decorations for the coolest fish tank ever

Making your own aquarium decorations is fun. Our guide to DIY aquarium decor helps you create a safe and distinctive environment for your fish.
A hand and sponge wiping the side of a dirty green aquarium

Why is your aquarium water green? Follow these steps to get your water clear again

A betta swims with plants in its tank

Is your fish tank for bettas too small? Here’s are the do’s and don’ts of betta care

Fish swim around in a tank with a bubbler

Check these 3 things immediately if fish are swimming at the top of the tank

Woman holding a hamster eating a treat

Wondering how to take care of a hamster? Here are 8 pet hamster care tips that all beginners need to follow

Hatchlings in a nest begs for food

Wondering what to feed baby birds? Here are 5 things you should never offer them

Water snake swimming through seaweed

Can snakes swim? Here’s what you need to know about how these legless creatures move through water

Hamster peeks out of his cage

This is how to find a lost hamster the same day it goes missing

Bird sings from a perch in a pine tree

Why do birds sing in the morning? There are 2 clever reasons for it

Fish tank with aquatic plants

Wondering what sharks are ideal for your home aquarium? These sharks fit right in

Turtle walking on a table

Aquatic turtles: Care and feeding basics every Testudine enthusiast needs to know

cutest owls dancing video spotted eagle owl namibia broken wing

Video: 3 owls adorably try (and sort of succeed) at dancing

Leopard gecko with smiling face

5 fantastic ways pets in a classroom benefit kids (and the best pets to get)

Studies show that classroom pets provide important benefits for students. Find out which animals make the best classroom pets.
Statue covered in bird poop

This is how to remove bird poop stains from clothes (tips that really work)

This is how to remove bird poop stains from clothes (tips that really work)

Not sure how to remove bird poop that just won't come out. This is how you get rid of bird leavings from your clothes.
Colorful bird perched on a hand

Got a scared bird? How to know when your bird is frightened and the best ways to calm it

Got a scared bird? How to know when your bird is frightened and the best ways to calm it

Birds use body language to tell us what’s going on. It’s time to learn the signs of fright in a bird and what to do to calm them down.
Basking Chinese water dragon

Best reptile pets: These are the 5 most affectionate reptiles you can welcome into your home

What's the best reptile pet for handling? Some reptiles like to cuddle, too! Here are the 5 most affectionate types of reptiles and how to show them affection.
Person holding wounded bird in hands

Follow these steps to effectively care for an injured bird

This is what you should do if you find an injured bird.
Parakeets preen each other on a perch

Do these 5 things to get rid of bird mites

Bird mites can be obnoxious. This is how to get rid of them as quickly and efficiently as possible.
Man holds carrots and a rake in his garden

How to keep birds away from your house or yard if they’re driving you crazy

Here are tips for how to keep birds away from your house.
Chameleon reptile

Everything you want to know about the reptile life cycle, from egg to adulthood

Reptiles may be one of the most diverse animal groups, but all of their life cycles follow one general pattern.
Vet examines a falcon's wing

Found an injured bird? Here’s how to help a bird with a broken wing

Here's what to do if you find an injured bird so you can help it. With four steps, you'll have the broken wing healed and the bird back in the wild.
Yellow seahorse in water

Can you keep seahorses as pets in your home aquarium?

Seahorses are quite interesting creatures. and If you want to have a pet seahorse in your aquarium, we give info about what that entails.
Beige hamster stands on its back paws

How to tell when a hamster is sick or in pain: Look for these 4 signs and symptoms

Your hamster can tell you if they're sick, as long as you know what to look for. These four signs are great places to start.
Scared parrot squawks

Certain colors may scare your bird – these are the ones to avoid

Can birds be startled by certain colors? Here's what we know.
Painted turtle eats a mealworm

What do painted turtles eat? This is the only feeding guide you’ll need

If you've just brought home a painted turtle, read this feeding guide for tips on what it eats and what it doesn't.
Clown fish swimming through corals in an aquarium

How to reduce nitrates in your aquarium quickly and effectively

Don't let your chemical levels get out of control. Here's how to reduce nitrates in your aquarium and keep your fish healthy.
Small child looks into a jar of tadpoles

A simple guide to what to feed tadpoles in your aquarium

What to feed tadpoles? It depends on what stage of the metamorphosis they're in. Your tadpoles will be healthy and happy with this feeding routine.
Bird eggs sit in a nest in a tree

Found a bird egg? Here’s how to properly care for and hatch it

If you find a bird egg, here is how to care for it and hatch it.
A brown bearded dragon on a tree trunk.

How to train bearded dragons in 3 simple steps

Your bearded dragon will come right to you with these tips and tricks.
minnow fish

How fast minnows reproduce and how to care for these interesting little fish

Check out the different species of pet minnows, how fast each pet minnow species reproduces, and what you can do to help them along.
Bird on full bird feeder

Does birdseed have an expiration date? How to tell if birdseed has gone bad

What exactly is in birdseed? The different types of birdseed and storage tips to keep it fresh and safe. We answer all of these questions and more
Blue betta fish

What fish can live with bettas? These are your best bets

Bettas have a bad reputation for their feisty behavior, but they are misunderstood. What fish can live with bettas? They are friendly with these five species.
Bearded dragon on a leash with a harness

Can you take your bearded dragon on a walk? We tried so you don’t have to

Can you take your bearded dragon on a walk? We tried so you don’t have to

Want to walk your Beardie? Here's what you need to know first.
Bird rides a bike on a clothes line

Bird training is a thing, and you need to try it with your feathered friend

Bird training is a thing, and you need to try it with your feathered friend

Whether you go to a bird training class or try YouTube videos, you can train your feathered friend.
Fish tank with healthy bubbles coming out of filter

Are bubbles in a fish tank a problem? They just might be

Are bubbles in a fish tank a problem? They just might be

What should you do if you find bubbles in a fish tank? Here is everything you need to know and how you can fix it.
Plants and fish in an aquarium

Try adding a few of these saltwater aquarium plants to breathe life into your tank

Try adding a few of these saltwater aquarium plants to breathe life into your tank

Saltwater aquarium plants can add a nice touch to your tank. Here are seven great options that will introduce extra flair to your tank.
Pet rat sits on little girl's shoulder

Disgusted by the idea of adopting a pet rat? 8 facts that could change your mind

Disgusted by the idea of adopting a pet rat? 8 facts that could change your mind

Rats make for surprisingly great pets, and most of the reasons why will surprise you.
Neon tetra school swims in tank

The 5 easiest fish to take care of for clueless newbies

The 5 easiest fish to take care of for clueless newbies

These 5 fish are the easiest to take care of for new owners. Try one of them to grow your aquarium skills and advance to the next level.
Baby rabbit being held by owner

Is my rabbit pregnant? 5 telltale signs you should know

Is my rabbit pregnant? 5 telltale signs you should know

Are you wondering, "Is my rabbit pregnant?" These are the signs to look for before a rabbit gives birth.
Bird takes flight off a branch in slow motion

Why do birds fly into windows? The truth is kind of sad

Why do birds fly into windows? The truth is kind of sad

The reason why birds fly into windows will break your heart.
Sea turtle swims gently in the sea

Are turtles reptiles or amphibians? Here’s what you need to know

Are turtles reptiles or amphibians? Here’s what you need to know

Here's the truth about whether turtles are reptiles or amphibians.
Girl looks at her pet hamster

Why is my hamster shaking? When pet parents should be worried

Why is my hamster shaking? When pet parents should be worried

Why is my hamster shaking? There are a few reasons why he might shiver (and they each require a different response).
Shark cordless vacuum

Clean pet hair easy: The Shark cordless vacuum is a Prime Day steal

Clean pet hair easy: The Shark cordless vacuum is a Prime Day steal

Looking for a new vacuum? How about this Shark cordless model that's on a huge discount for Prime Day 2022?!
Group rides horseback through the woods

6 essential trail riding rules to know before you saddle up your horse

6 essential trail riding rules to know before you saddle up your horse

Before you horseback trail ride in the wilderness, know these National Forest rules.
Baby bird standing up

What do birds eat and drink? How to feed a baby bird

What do birds eat and drink? How to feed a baby bird

While a baby bird must stay in its nest, sometimes you must care for one. We offer tips on how to feed a baby bird and who to contact that can help.
Brown and white rabbit sitting in front of a wooden door

How to litter train a rabbit in 6 simple steps

How to litter train a rabbit in 6 simple steps

Not sure how to litter train a bunny? Follow this comprehensive guide.
Cute duckling sits in the yard

Are ducks good pets? 8 things to consider when thinking of adopting these cute feathered friends

Are ducks good pets? 8 things to consider when thinking of adopting these cute feathered friends

Ducks can make great pets, but there are important things to consider first. Find out if ducks are right for you.
Three chickens eat while outside in their backyard

Determined to raise backyard chickens? 6 essential things to do before you set up your coop

Determined to raise backyard chickens? 6 essential things to do before you set up your coop

Before establishing an urban backyard chicken hutch, learn what is involved in chicken care.
Two bearded dragons sunning

All reptile parents can make life easier with this essential heating-lamp hack

All reptile parents can make life easier with this essential heating-lamp hack

If you are a reptile parent, you know that heating your pet's habitat is essential. We have a tip to make it easier.
Hamster in a glass box

How to potty train a hamster

How to potty train a hamster

Here’s everything you need to know on how to potty train a hamster. Your furry friend will have a cleaner and better-smelling cage